Summary: More than 140 detailed maps tell the story of pivotal episodes in world history, from the first human migrations out of Africa to the space race. Custom regional and global maps present the history of the world in action, charting how events traced patterns on land and ocean--patterns of exploration, discovery, or conquest that created empires, colonies, or theaters of war. Thoughtful...
Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing ; Smithsonian 2018
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 911 HIS
Summary: "Edward Emerson Barnard's Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way was originally published in two volumes in 1927. Together these volumes contained a wealth of information, including photographic plates of the most interesting portions of the Milky Way, descriptive text, charts, and data. Only 700 copies were printed, making the original edition a collector's item. Reproduced in...
Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 2011
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 523.1 BAR
Summary: An engaging introduction to astronomy for kids, featuring 14 well-known constellations and a star map of each hemisphere. Full color.
Publisher / Publication Date: Walter Foster 2018
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE CHA
Summary: "This book complements and augments the store of knowledge currently available on the subject of Michigan's abandoned railroads. By design, the work is limited to Michigan's pine belt, in the northern half of the Lower Peninsula. In the late 1800s, logging railroads were densely concentrated in that locale. Restricting the scope of the book to that region results in a volume of manageable size....
Publisher / Publication Date: 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 385 HAN
Summary: Let Michelin s updated Large Format North America Road Atlas 2017 take you to your next destination. Large-format maps and larger lettering for towns and sites (compared to the midsize atlas) make for easier reading while the tiled format flows maps from page to page the ideal complement to GPS and online directions. Four jam-packed pages feature selected US and Canadian national parks, with...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 912 MIC
Contents: Plat book of Bay County, Michigan (193?) -- Farm plat book with index to owners () -- Tri-annual atlas & plat book (1965) -- Triennial atlas & plat book () -- Biennial atlas & plat book () -- Atlas & plat book (1974, 1976) -- Land atlas & plat book (1979) -- Land atlas and plat book (1981, 1983-84, 1987) -- Land atlas & plat book (1990, 1993, 1997, 2003, 2009).
Publisher / Publication Date: Rockford Map Publishers 1930
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Reference Desk, Call number: R DESK 912 Bay County 2009
Summary: A comprehensive, up-to-date atlas encompasses more than three hundred thematic maps, along with more than six hundred color photographs, illustrations, charts, and graphs, that document the world's natural and cultural wonders.
Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017